Defining CAs

Defining CAs For the purposes of this framework, CAs are described as professionals who are: Responsible leaders: These leaders need to display respect, courage and consideration for the future (creation of sustainable value for the individual, the organisation and for humanity on a global basis) by developing key relationships and by demonstrating a clear regard…

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Introduction to the post qualification competency framework

Introduction to the post qualification competency framework Chartered accountants (CAs) are professionals who, having completed a rigorous qualification process (i.e., having completed the required education, training, professional and assessment programmes and being eligible to register as a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) in order to use the CA(SA) designation), fill…

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More than ‘continuing professional development’: a proposed new learning framework for professional accountants

Hilary Lindsay (2016) More than ‘continuing professional development’: a proposed new learning framework for professional accountants, Accounting Education, 25:1, 1-13, DOI: 10.1080/09639284.2015.1104641 Abstract This paper explores literature relating to continuing professional development (CPD) and lifelong learning to develop an understanding of how the learning landscape has evolved in recent years, both in the accountancy profession…

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